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Monday, May 29

Memorial Day Free Entry | Ardenwood Historic Farm
Monday, May 29 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Ardenwood Historic Farm
Memorial Day Free Entry | Ardenwood Historic Farm
Come down to Ardenwood Historic Farm for a free admission day from 10 am to 4 pm on Memorial Day Monday, May 29, 2017. Help with farm chores, ride the train, and tour the Victorian farmhouse. Taste farm-baked cookies from our outdoor wood stove, try your skills at ...
Memorial Day 2017 Commemoration & Parade | Presidio
Monday, May 29 – 10:30 am | Cost: FREE | Main Post Lawn
Memorial Day 2017 Commemoration & Parade | Presidio
Join veterans, families, and the community for the annual Memorial Day commemoration at the Presidio. The formal program includes music and remarks by military and civilian dignitaries. 2017 Memorial Day Commemoration & Parade Monday, May 29, 2017 | 10:30 am to 2 pm Presidio Main Post and National Cemetery, San Francisco FREE Schedule ...

2017 Memorial Day Parade, Carnival & Music Fest | Hillsborough
Monday, May 29 – 10:30 am | Cost: FREE | Hillsborough North School
2017 Memorial Day Parade, Carnival & Music Fest | Hillsborough
Bring the family to celebrate Hillsborough’s 8th annual Memorial Day Parade, Carnival and Music Festival. The parade starts at Town Hall at 10:30 am. Carnival, food trucks and music festival follow at North School. Returning this year are the San Mateo County Horsemen’s Association Color Guard, Wells ...
San Ramon Art, Wind & Kite Festival | 2017
Monday, May 29 – All Day | Cost: FREE | San Ramon Central Park
San Ramon Art, Wind & Kite Festival | 2017
> View 2017 Schedule Chevron Stage On the soccer field adjacent to the tennis courts. Bring your lawn chairs & blankets. 11:00 – 12:00 Eden Aoba Taiko – Taiko Drumming 12:30 – 2:30 Extra Large – World Music 3:00 – 3:30 Memorial Day Program 4:00 – 6:00 Decades – ’50s- Today’s ...
Memorial Day Picnic in Dolores Park | SF
Monday, May 29 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Bring your own food and drinks
| Mission Dolores Park
Memorial Day Picnic in Dolores Park | SF
Cory & Natalie are tech workers who live in San Francisco with their dog (Donut). But before calling San Francisco home, they were interns here – they created The Real Intern SF Facebook page to help connect interns to truly local locations, community service & ...
22nd Annual Sh*t-Kickin’ Memorial Day Party: Outdoor Twang Fest & BBQ | El Rio
22nd Annual Sh*t-Kickin' Memorial Day Party: Outdoor Twang Fest & BBQ | El Rio
Always one to go for the foul mouth, El Rio marks this holiday with their 22nd Annual Sh*t Kickin’ Memorial Day bash. This party is finally old enough to drink and hooooo-eeeee do they plan on getting it good and toasty with a classic mix of ...
Embarcadero Skyway: Rare Walking Tour | SF City Guides
Embarcadero Skyway: Rare Walking Tour | SF City Guides
Most of the tour is above the ground. View “Rockefeller Center West” from a different angle and discover a hidden urban oasis. Tread on buried ships that once housed saloons, jails, stores and brothels. Meet in front of 400 Sansome Street (at Sacramento). Lots of stairs; ...

Tuesday, May 30

Renee & Irish Greg’s Pop Up: Free Entertainment & Happy Hour | SF
Renee & Irish Greg's Pop Up: Free Entertainment & Happy Hour | SF
This is a night of free entertainment offering great music and conversation. Starring Matt Jaffe & The Distractions, Matt’s musical mentor Jerry Harrison of the Talking Heads will stop by for a chat and they’ll get everything started with San Geronimo making this an all-Marin affair ...

Wednesday, May 31

2017 Wit & Humor Exhibit: “Bombs Away: Humor Goes to War” | Final Day
Wednesday, May 31 – All Day | Cost: FREE | San Francisco Main Public Library
2017 Wit & Humor Exhibit:

Every year during the month of April, the San Francisco Public Library presents a Wit & Humor exhibit at the Main Branch. Naturally, the opening day is April Fool’s Day. The exhibit is on display April 1 – May 31, 2017. How did the average reader and soldiers ...

Shavuot Ice Cream Party & Dairy Buffet | Petaluma
Wednesday, May 31 – 5:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required.
| Chabad Jewish Center of Petaluma
Shavuot Ice Cream Party & Dairy Buffet | Petaluma
Celebrate the holiday of Shavuot, commemorating the Giving of the Torah at Mt. Sinai 3,329 years ago. Enjoy a scrumptious dairy buffet including cheesecakes, bagels & lox, a spectacular ice cream spread with delicious toppings, a waffles bar and more. Gluten & lactose intolerant options will ...
Swing in the Square: The B-Stars | Union Square
Wednesday, May 31 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Union Square Park
Swing in the Square: The B-Stars | Union Square
Come and listen to live music from some of the Bay Area’s best roots bands, swingin’ jumpin’ rockin’ 1930s thru 1950s tunes to get you out on the floor and boogie. Stompy Jones is a San Francisco based sextet, renowned for their jumpin’ rhythm, wailing improvisations, ...
Urban Nerf Gun Spy Game: Jericho Weeknight Game | SF
Wednesday, May 31 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required via Meetup.com
| Secret Location (SF)
Urban Nerf Gun Spy Game: Jericho Weeknight Game | SF

Jericho is an urban spy game with Nerf guns played sneaky in public settings all over SF like malls and parks, where everyone assumes the role of a spy like a giant secret game of Capture the Flag. Each team of “agents” will carry out ...

Shaping SF Lecture: The Music, Art, & Politics of 1967 | Mission Dist.
Wednesday, May 31 – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Eric Quezada Center
Shaping SF Lecture: The Music, Art, & Politics of 1967 | Mission Dist.
Music, Art, & Politics of 1967: Was it all peace and love or did the anti-war movement really define the era? A conversational antidote to the narrow interpretation of a memorable summer in the City. With Calvin Welch, Judy Goldhaft, Mat Callahan, and Pam Brennan.
Win Tix: Pop-Up Magazine: Live at the Curran | SF
Wednesday, May 31 – 7:30 pm | Cost: WIN | Curran
Two nights of true stories, documentary films, photography, and radio from some of our favorite writers, performers, and musicians. > Get Tickets – $45 Unrecorded, live onstage at SF’s historic Curran theater. You have to be there to see it. “A Sensation” – The New York Times.
Rare US Show: “Filastine” Barcelona Beat Producer & Video Artist | Oakand
Wednesday, May 31 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free with RSVP before 9pm
| Starline Social Club
Rare US Show:
Barcelona beat producer Grey Filastine and Indonesian neo-soul vocalist Nova Ruth will share their new live AV performance, Drapetomania, in a rare US appearance. Filastine & Nova’s sound collides future bass with traditional Javanese singing, dirty analogue synths, and delicate strings. FREE with RSVP before 9pm ($10 ...

Thursday, June 1

Free First Thursdays at Berkeley Art Museum | East Bay
Thursday, June 1 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free admission to galleries. Film programs are excluded
| Berkeley Art Museum / Pacific Film Archive
Free First Thursdays at Berkeley Art Museum | East Bay

The UC Berkeley Art Museum is the visual arts center of the University of California, Berkeley. Through art and film programs, collections, and research resources, the University aspires to be locally connected and globally relevant, engaging audiences from the campus, community, and beyond. Through art and ...

Howard Wiley & Extra Nappy: Limber Quartet Classical Performance | Yerba Buena Gardens Festival
Thursday, June 1 – 12:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Yerba Buena Gardens (Esplanade)
Howard Wiley & Extra Nappy: Limber Quartet Classical Performance | Yerba Buena Gardens Festival
Tenor saxophonist Howard Wiley has been a major force on the Bay Area music scene since his teenage years in the mid-90s. A protégé of the dynamic Miss Faye Carol, he’s steeped in a vast array of African-American idioms, from gospel, blues and jazz to ...
“Presidio Twilight” Campfire Party with Off the Grid | SF
Thursday, June 1 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Bring cash for food and drinks
| Main Post Lawn

Cozy up with Off the Grid at “Presidio Twilight” – a free weekly evening event on the Main Post Lawn from 5-9 pm every Thursday from mid-May to October. Off the Grid street food vendors will serve up dishes tapas-style while you relax under the ...

Exploratorium After Dark: Experimenting with Strings & Vibrations | Pier 15
Exploratorium After Dark: Experimenting with Strings & Vibrations | Pier 15
Tune in to surrounding sounds by experimenting with strings and vibrations, and use electromagnets to build a basic speaker. Learn how to listen with your bones, and explore the workings of the inner ear.
ICONS Organization for Choreographers Meetup | SF Int’l Arts Fest 2017
Thursday, June 1 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free with paid ticket to June 1 SFIAF Performance.
| Cowell Theater
ICONS Organization for Choreographers Meetup | SF Int’l Arts Fest 2017
Vladimir Angelov is the founder of the International Consortium for Advancement in Choreography, a Washington DC based organization with a mission to hear from dance makers about their needs, goals and new ideas. The ICONS plan is to build an international networking association to advocate for ...
Summer of Love NightLife | California Academy of Sciences
Thursday, June 1 – 6:00 pm | Cost: $15*
*Tickets are $15 ($12 for Academy members)
| California Academy of Sciences
Summer of Love NightLife | California Academy of Sciences
What better way to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Summer of Love than a party in the heart of Golden Gate Park? Just blocks away from the Haight Street epicenter of this historic cultural celebration, NightLife will host a night of psychedelic science. Hear from local ...
“Flyaway” Outdoor Vertical Dance Performance | SF
Thursday, June 1 – 8:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Demonstration Gardens

Flyaway Productions presents The Right to be Believed, a site specific dance that explores the right for women to be believed on May 25-27 & June 1-3, 2017 at UC Hastings College of the Law’s Outdoor Wall. The Right to be Believed will give spectacular ...

“GrooveWell” Kickoff: Super Funky Thursdaze Dance Party | Milk Bar
Thursday, June 1 – 10:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Milk Bar

Kick off your weekend early… The GrooveWell squad specializes in creating a genuinely fun, eclectic atmosphere for those who like to dance and meet cool like-minded people. Their sound is as diverse as their crowd, mixing a signature blend of House, Disco, Funk and Boogie. ...

Friday, June 2

Free Dessert at Pier 39 | SF
Free Dessert at Pier 39 | SF
Receive a free dessert* with purchase of two adult entrees at participating Pier 39 restaurants and eateries on Friday, June 2, 2017. *Restrictions apply. See discount list for more details.
Alphabet Rockers: Hip-Hop For Children | Yerba Buena Gardens Festival
Friday, June 2 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | Yerba Buena Gardens (Children's Garden)
Alphabet Rockers: Hip-Hop For Children | Yerba Buena Gardens Festival
Over the past decade, the Alphabet Rockers have honed a supremely engaging hip-hop act designed for children and families. With singer/songwriter Kaitlin McGaw and beatboxer/b-boy/rapper Tommy Shepherd, this powerhouse group makes the world come alive through beats, rhymes, songs and dances. This children’s program repeats at ...
Rotunda Dance Series: Joe Goode Performance Group | SF City Hall
Friday, June 2 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | San Francisco City Hall
Rotunda Dance Series: Joe Goode Performance Group | SF City Hall
The Joe Goode Performance Group, formed in 1986, tours regularly throughout the U.S., and has toured internationally to Canada, Europe, South America, Africa, and the Middle East. Goode is known as a master teacher; his summer workshops in “felt performance” attract participants from around the ...
Friday Nights at the de Young: 2017 Season Kick-Off | SF
Friday Nights at the de Young: 2017 Season Kick-Off | SF

Friday Nights at the de Young is a free weekly after-hours art “happening” in the museum’s public spaces. The event has a new theme every week, but typically includes an eclectic mix of live music, dance performances, film screenings, panel discussions, lectures, artist demos, hands-on art activities, ...

“Oakland First Fridays” Block Party
Friday, June 2 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Telegraph & 27th

Oakland First Fridays is an immersive art and community experience on the first Friday of each month on Telegraph Avenue from West Grand to 27th Street. Every First Friday from 5–9:30 pm, Oakland’s KONO district (Koreatown Northgate) springs to life with galleries, artist collectives, street artists, local ...

“Off the Grid” Friday Night Food Truck Party | Fort Mason
Friday, June 2 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free to attend, but bring some cash for food purchases.
| Fort Mason Center

Nearly 30 food vendors in a huge circle with a full bar and bands in the middle? Now that’s a party; it’s also California’s largest weekly street food market.  Off the Grid is a weekly outdoor food truck bonanza staged every Friday from 5-10 pm at the historic waterfront campus of ...

Asian Cultural Center First Fridays: Art, Performance & Games | Oakland
Friday, June 2 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but donations are greatly appreciated.
| Oakland Asian Cultural Center
Asian Cultural Center First Fridays: Art, Performance & Games | Oakland

Come out for a night of fun and creativity as the Oakland Asian Cultural Center hosts First Fridays, an evening of art, performance, workshops and games every first Friday of the month. The OACC builds vibrant communities through Asian and Pacific Islander American (APIA) arts and culture programs ...